Dress Over Pants This Summer


This summer, the fashion world is abuzz with a new trend and it is everything chic. While many fashion lovers and critiques might not have quite accepted Emma Watson’s dress over pants look at the Golden Globes. However, just some time later, spring and summer runways had a fair share of this new effortlessly chic trend. There is so much this #DressOverMyDamnPants trend has to offer that one can simply not get enough.

The best thing about this wearing your separates together is that it is as famous with moms as with young divas. Sarah Jessica Parker looked equally in dress and pants as Kendall Jenner. So if you’re still short on your summer collection or out of ideas to keeping your style game strong, then fashionmomistas, here is your dose of elegant yet trendy take on fashion for the year.

Oh, and you don’t really have to break your bank to work with these sartorial quirks, you might just have to open that eye for detail and create your own dress over pants look, from what you already have.

Calling it casual:




Casual dressing calls for something that is comfy yet stylish. To keep it casual and chic you can easily pull a dress over pant look by pairing something loose fitted, long and comfortable with a layering twist. Pair either a shift dress with straight pants and flats to maintain its casual appeal without trying too hard. Keep it low key with the accessories and let your ensemble do the talking. Moms can pull this look even better if they are looking for something that can slim down your unnecessary curves, specifically post pregnancy. Brides can also look for this great option for their big day by getting themselves a sleek chiffon wedding dress that would definitely keep their wedding look a mix of both casual and stylishly formal.

Another styling option can be super casual by layering your tunic dress with a side slit with straight paints and a pair of flip flops or flat strappy sandals.  You would definitely love this style if you’re not into showing too much of skin.

Layering it to work:




It’s never easy to decide what to wear for work, especially when you have to get so much done in the morning. So here are some trendy ideas to keep it stylish without having to put in much effort. Your tailored dresses, which you might have abandoned because of that long slit, can work great for work. All you need is to find some matching separates, in colors perfect for work and pair this long forgotten dress of yours with wide leg pants. If you’re having a rather semi-casual day at work then what’s better than a black midi dress paired with cropped pants? You can easily carry a monochrome dress and pants look to work and to add a hint of classy, pair this with pointed toe or ankle strap heels.

Quick tip: Keep it neat, keep it minimal!

Fabulously Formal:





You cannot take out dresses from your formal wears, so why not keep up with the dress tradition and make it a little more stylish with a pair of straight pants. There are times when wearing your dress as it is feels a bit incomplete and you are not too comfortable with that look of yours. Well, here’s a rather classy option to keep your diva qualities intact with dress over cigarette pants look. Keep them colors coming, with all things bright and bold.  A floral dress or something plain in bright hues can perfectly be paired with pants to make a style statement of your own. Pimp it with some statement jewels and to add more bling you can clinch it from the waist by a belt—more power to figure slimming dresses. If you really are into the bohemian vibe then pair a lace dress with your leather pants to and pencil heels to make a boho sleek combo. You can also

Everything about this new trend is amazing and you sure don’t want to miss out on this one. So would you wear a dress over pants, this summer? Share some ideas, for, the more style inpo, the better! Stay stylish, all you savvy, sassy moms!

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